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AfghanistanChallenges of Using Administrative Data for Statistical Purposes, Afghanistan
Country Report - Current Statistical System
AnguillaA Strategic Plan for the Statistical System of Anguilla 2005 - 2009
ArgentinaHistoria del INDEC - Argentina
Informe sobre Formación en Estadísticas Oficiales
ArmeniaInternet as a management tool of activity and services rendered by the National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia
AustraliaABS Corporate Plan
ABS Policy and Legislation
Australian Bureau of Statistics Service Delivery Charter 2008-2011
Informing a Nation: the Evolution of the Australian Bureau of Statistics, 2005 (cat. no. 1382.0)
Managing Statistical Development and Information Technology for National Statistical Offices- Country Paper: Australia
NSS Handbook - Australia
Statistical Training - Country Statement, Australia
AustriaFederal Statistics Act of 2000 (last amendment 2009)
IT strategy of Statistics Austria
The Statistics Council
AzerbaijanAdapted Global Assessment of the National Statistical System of Azerbaijan
Issues of quality assurance conceptual approach and practical works (Azerbaijan experience)
List of classification applied in Azerbaijan
Rules regulating the actions of the Committee in the case of misinterpretation of statistical information by users
BangladeshCountry Paper on Managing Statistical Development and Information & Communication Technology for National Statistical Offices: Bangladesh Experience
BelarusNational Strategy for the Development of Statistics of the Republic of Belarus
BeninStratégie nationale de développement de la statistique (SNDS) - Résumé 2008-2012
BhutanBhutan’s experience in data collection and dissemination of ICT statistics
ICT Country Paper: Bhutan
BotswanaCentral Statistics Office Computing Service Unit Development
BrazilLei 5.534 - Obrigatoriedade de prestação de informações estatísticas
Brunei DarussalamManaging Statistical Development and Information Technology for National Statistical Offices- Country Paper: Brunei Darussalam
BulgariaReport on implementation of the National Programme for Statistical Surveys and activities of the National Statistical Institute in 2008
Burkina FasoProgramme Statistique National 2008
CambodiaManaging Statistical development information technology for national statistics offices- Country paper from National Institute of Statistics, Cambodia
Population Census 2008-2010
Statistical Master Plan Cambodia
CameroonTraining in Official Statistics
CanadaLearning at Statistics Canada
Privacy notice on Statistics Canada’s Website
Cape VerdeStatistical Agenda for Development 2006 - 2010
ChileTraining in Official Statistics: Chile
ChinaChallenges and Opportunities Faced by the Management of NSO in the ICT Era - A Case from China
Decree of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China No. 473
Detailed Rules for Implementation of Statistics Law
Forging Partnership in Statistical Training - Country Statement China
IT Application, China National Statistics Information Network and International Cooperation
Managing Statistical Development and Information Technology for National Statistical Offices, China
China, Hong Kong SARAn Introduction to the Census and Statistics Department - Update Oct 2011
Experiences of Applying Information Technology
Managing Information Technology for Statistical Development
Statistical Training
The Census and Statistics Department - Update Oct 2011
China, Macao SARCountry Statement: Macao, China
Managing Statistical Development and Information Technology for National Statistical Offices - Country Paper: Macao, China
Using Computer Assisted telephone interviewing (CATI) system
ColombiaACTIVIDADES ACADÉMICAS INTERNAS (Exclusivas para funcionarios y contratistas del DANE)
Decreto 1633 - Por medio del cual se reorganiza el Departamento Administrativo Nacional de estadística y se le adscriben los negocios de que debe conocer - 1960
Decreto 3167- Por medio del cual se reorganiza el Departamento Administrativo Nacional de Estadística - 1968
El Plan Nacional de Information Oficial Basica - Planib
Cote d'IvoireL’Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Statistique et d’Economie Appliquée (ENSEA)
CroatiaDevelopment Strategy for the Statistics of the Republic of Croatia 2004-2012
Official Statistics Act
CubaCaracteristicas y Evolution del Sistema Estadistico Nacional de Cuba
Innovar: La Experiencia de Cuba
CyprusElectronic Governance for the Lands and Surveys Department in Cyprus
Czech RepublicFactors and principle measures influencing credibility and independence of official statistics (under Conditions of the Transformation of Statistics) - Czech Republic
General Quality Policy
IT Systems, Management and Database Development Strategies
Mission, Vision of the CZSO
Specialised Post-Graduate Study of Statistics for University Graduates
State Statistical Service Act No89/1995
Statute of the Czech Statistical Office
Total Quality management
DenmarkIntroduction to Statistics Denmark
Statistics Denmark Strategy 2015
DominicaInformation Technology Strategic Plan
Dominican RepublicPlan estratégico 2005-2010
EcuadorPolítica Nacional de Estadística del Ecuador
EgyptCapmas Celebrating by International Statistic Day
Capmas Celebrating by International Statistic Day
EstoniaApproval of the Statutes of Statistics Estonia
EthiopiaDevelopment and Progression Prospects Implement Information Communication Technology
FijiFiji Islands Bureau of Statistics [FIBOS]
Laws of Fiji - Statistics Act
Managing Statistical Development and Information Technology for National Statistical Offices, Fiji
FinlandIndependence of Official Statistics – a Finnish Experience
Needs for change and adjusting to them in the management of statistical systems
Training in Official Statistics
FranceDirection de l’enseignement supérieur de l’INSEE - Francais
Directorate of higher learning and research of INSEE - English
On the opportunity of a Masters in official statistics
Résumé des programmes statistiques 2004-2008 des services producteurs
Training in statistics proposed by INSEE
GambiaMaster Plan for the Statistics System of Gambia
Outlining a Policy Framework For a National Information Communication Technology in the Gambia
GeorgiaLaw on Official Statistics
GermanyAnnual Report 2013
Annual report 2015
Paper "Quality standards in German Official Statistics"
Paper "Response burden through official statistics" (11/2006)
Quality handbook, April 2017
Strategy and programme plan 2016-2020
GreeceThe Greek Digital Strategy
GuyanaGuyana Information and Communications Technology for Development Strategy
HondurasInstituto nacional de estadística_ Honduras
HungaryThe evolution of Hungary’s statistical system - "Future rooted in the past"
Training in Official Statistics
IndiaData Processing
Forging Partnership in Training in Statistics
Key Issues in Managing and Utilising IT as a Strategic Resource for NSOs: India Paper
The Computer Centre
IndonesiaEffective Use of IT in Population Censuses
Managing Statistical Development and Information Technology for National Statistical Offices, Indonesia
Training Programme in BPS-Statistics Indonesia
Iran (Islamic Republic of)Country Report- Islamic Republic of Iran
Development of National Statistical System - Iran
IraqCOSIT Work Plan 2008
IrelandStatement of Strategy 2008 - 2010
ItalyDecreto Legislativo 6.09.1989 - Organizational Structure
ISTAT training courses on official statistics
JamaicaNational Information, Communications and Technology Strategy
Kazakhstan – Country Statement
KenyaStrategic Plan for Central Bureau of Statistics, Kenya
KyrgyzstanCountry Paper: Kyrgyz Republic
Statistical Master Plan 2006-2009
Lao People's Democratic RepublicThe Statistical System of Lao PDR - The Present Situation and Challenges in the years ahead
LatviaCustomer Survey
Quaility Guidelines
LithuaniaStrategy of Statistics Lithuania 2008-2012
MadagascarStrategie Nationale de Developpement de la Statistique
MalawiStrategic Plan 2007-2011
MalaysiaForging Partnership in Statistical Training in Asia and the Pacific - Malaysia
Managing Statistical Development and Information Technology in the Statistical System of Malaysia
MaldivesManaging Statistical Development and Information Technology for National Statistical Offices - Country Paper for Maldives
Statistical Training - Country Paper Maldives
Statistical trainings conducted in the Maldives
MaltaLibrary and Information Unit (LIU) Collection Development Policy
Promoting Statistical Literacy
Sources and Methods
MauritiusNational Strategy for the Development of Statistics
MexicoConsulta Interactiva de Datos en la Pagina del INEGI en Internet
Incorporation de Information al Almacen de Datos Estadisticos
Micronesia (Federal States of)Statistics and Census Act - 1988
MongoliaManaging Statistical Development and Information Technology for Statistical System of Mongolia
Statistical systems/Administration and management of statistical organizations in Mongolia
MozambiqueNational Institute of Statistics Training
MyanmarManagement Statistical Development and Information Technology for National Statistical Offices (Myanmar)
NamibiaTraining on Official Statistics Namibia
NepalThe ICT Journey of Nepal Central Bureau of Statistics: A Brief Account
NetherlandsChanging Statistics Netherlands - Driving Forces for Changing Dutch Statistics
New ZealandCountry Statement: New Zealand
NigerFormation et de Perfectionnement (CFP) de l’ Institut National de la statistique (INS) du Niger
NigeriaStatistical Master Plan for the Nigeria National Statistical System (2004/5-2008/9)
NorwayIT Strategy 2007
Strategy for Data Collection
Occupied Palestinian TerritoryInformation Systems and Computer Directorate (ISD)
OmanDirectorate Generals
Information Technology Strategy Sultanate of Oman
PakistanManaging Statistical Development and Information Technology for National Statistical Offices
The Census Ordinance - 1959
Papua New GuineaManaging Statistical Development and Information Technology for National Statistical Offices - Country Report for the Papua New Guinea National Statistical Office
ParaguayCursos de capacitación para las instituciones del sistema estadístico nacional
PeruPlan Estrategico Nacional para el Desarrollo Estadistico 2008 - 2012
PhilippinesManaging Statistical Development and Information Technology for the Philipines NSO
Philippine Statistical Development Program 2005-2010
Progress Monitoring for the Field Operations of the 2007 Philippine Census of Population - Philippines
The Evolution of the Philipine Statstical System
Training and Scholarship: National Statistics Office - Philippines
PolandCentral Statistical Office of Poland
Information on the training system of the Central Statistical Office of Poland
IT management and database development strategies and current information on the IT system - CSO Poland
PortugalDecree-Law No 166/2007 - Organisation of Statistics Portugal
General Guidelines of National Statistical Activity 2008 - 2012
The European Statistics Code of Practice
QatarInformation Technology Department Strategic Goals
Republic of KoreaStatistical Information Service
Statistical Policy and Survey Management
Republic of MoldovaStrategy of National Statistics Development 2008-2011
Republic of SerbiaDevelopment strategy 2009-2012
ICT Strategy
Official statistics law
RomaniaRedesigning national statistical systems: driving forces and response
Russian FederationProgram for State Statistical System through 2005
RwandaNational Institute of Statistics Strategic Plan 2007 - 2011
Saint Kitts and NevisNational Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Strategic Plan
Saudi ArabiaOrganizational structure Sectors of the Central Department of Statistics
Sierra LeoneNational Strategy for the Development of Statistics 2008 - 2012
SingaporeManaging Statistical Development and Information Technology for National Statistical Offices, Singapore
Use of IT in Singapore Department of Statistics
SloveniaBrief description of the Slovenian national statistical system
Rules on procedures and measures for the protection of data collected through programmes of statistical research
South AfricaStatistics Strategic Plan 2005/6 - 2009/10
SpainINE development strategies for the coming years
Sri LankaApplication of Information Technology
Country Paper - Sri Lanka
Training in Statistics Course Modules
SwazilandStrategic Plan for Central Statistical Office
SwedenStatistics Sweden’s IT policy
The Development of the Swedish Register System
SwitzerlandConceptual Architecture of the Statistical Information System at the Swiss Federal Statistical Office
Course Description Advanced Methods of Survey Sampling
Course Description Data Analysis and Data Modelling
Course Description Survey Methodology and Sampling Techniques
La Formation Spécialisée en Statistique
New Statistical System on Households and Persons - Monitoring for the future
TajikistanManaging Statistical Development and Information Technology for National Statistical Offices, Tajikistan
Multi-Year Integrated Statistical Plan
Роль ИКТ в развитии системы статистики Республики Таджикистан
ThailandEffective Use of IT in Population Censuses
NSO’s Country Paper
Training in Official Statistics in Thailand
The former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaStrategic plan of State Statistical Office, 2010-2012
TongaManaging Statistical Development and Information Technology for National Statistical Offices - Country Paper: Tonga
TurkeyStatistics Law of Turkey
UgandaSeminar on the Evolution National Statistical Systems - Uganda
UkraineCountry Report for Ukraine
UNESCAPExpert Group Meeting on Population and Housing Censuses: Lessons Learnt
United KingdomContinuing Professional Development (CPD) for UK Statisticians
Evolution of the United Kingdom statistical system
Guidelines for measuring statistical quality
Statistical and Professional Training Programme - Version 8
United NationsI. Fundamentos de un Organismo de Estadística
I. The Foundation of a Statistical Agency - Arabic
I. 第一章统计机构的基础
II. El Sistema Estadístico
II. The Statistical System - Arabic
II. 第二章统计体系
IX. Gestión de las Functiones Básicas
IX. Managing Core Functions - Arabic
IX. 第九章核心功能管理
V. Principles of organization and reorganization
VI. Gestión de los Recursos Humanos
VI. Managing Staff
VI. Managing Staff - Arabic
VI. 第六章人员管理
VII. Gestión de la Tecnología de la Informatión
VII. Managing Information Technology
VII. Managing Information Technology - Arabic
VII. 第七章信息技术管理
XI. Getting Information to the Users
XIII. Putting it all together
XIII. Putting it all together - Arabic
XIII. Recapitulatión
United States of AmericaJoint Program in Survey Methodology and Survey Training in the United States
US Census Bureau Strategic Plan 2007 - 2012
VenezuelaBases Legales - 2001
INE Resumen de Indicadores Sociales
Viet Nam, Socialist Republic ofDevelopment of ICT in Vietnam Statistics
Forging Partnerships in Statistical Training
World BankThe LIVE Database for Africa
ZambiaCentral Statistical Office Strategic Plan (2003 – 2007)
Data Collection and Dissemination of ICT Statistics
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